Stories tagged: public safety
Sun., June 19, 2016, 11:15 a.m.
A Spokane man has been charged with vehicular homicide in a two-car collision that killed a juvenile Saturday night and injured two others on U.S. 395 one mile north of …
Thu., June 16, 2016, 3:46 p.m.
No criminal charges will be filed against a fired school resource deputy who had a sexual relationship with a former Central Valley High School student.
Wed., June 15, 2016, 9:21 p.m.
Two Cheney teens and a Spokane woman were taken to the hospital Wednesday evening following a car collision about five miles southwest of Spokane. One of the teen-age boys was …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 6:27 p.m.
Not only did a man suspected of stealing liquor from a north side Safeway Tuesday run right toward Sheriff’s deputies investigating a bank robbery next door, he even looked a …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 5:05 p.m.
Dozens of police vehicles participated in a motorcade escort training exercise Wednesday afternoon.
Tue., June 14, 2016, 7:54 p.m.
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who robbed the Chase Bank at 822 W. Francis Tuesday afternoon.
Tue., June 14, 2016, 3:14 p.m.
Spokane Police are looking for witnesses to a fight outside Lucky’s Irish Pub early Sunday morning that left a man in critical condition.
Mon., June 13, 2016, 4:47 p.m.
The murder trial of the man accused of killing a Coeur d’Alene police officer last year has been pushed back to Feb. 6, 2017. The trial, which could last a …
Mon., June 13, 2016, 2:09 p.m.
Two people were killed in a Tuesday morning car crash near the central Washington town of Royal City. The Grant County Sheriff’s Office said two other people were hurt when …
Fri., June 10, 2016, 5:57 p.m.
The cell mate of convicted killer James Henrikson was sentenced to 41 months in prison Friday for an escape attempt from the Spokane County Jail that involved a broken window …
Fri., June 10, 2016, 4:46 p.m.
The state of Washington is trying to have a sex offender arrested on multiple child sex charges in Spokane in 1999 civilly committed as a sexually violent predator.
Fri., June 10, 2016, 4:41 p.m.
Tips from the public have allowed the Spokane County Medical Examiner to identify a man found in the Spokane River Saturday.
Fri., June 10, 2016, 4:29 p.m.
Police are searching for a man who robbed a bank inside the Safeway store at Mission Avenue and Hamilton Street just before noon Friday.
Fri., June 10, 2016, 3:45 p.m.
Spokane police will soon have brand-new body cameras that can record high-definition video. Most of the department’s 220 cameras have only been on the streets about a year - patrol …
Fri., June 10, 2016, 12:10 p.m.
Fred Nolan has already served more than three years of the four year federal prison sentence handed down Tuesday by U.S. District Court Judge Lonny Suko. Nolan pleaded guilty to …
Fri., June 10, 2016, 11:40 a.m.
BOISE – The Boise Police Department is providing officers with body cameras. KTVB-TV reported the department issued its first 30 cameras to supervisors and the night police team on Wednesday. …
Thu., June 9, 2016, 7:08 p.m.
Community Court went mobile Thursday for Warrant Fest, setting up shop in three downtown Spokane locations to give people a chance to get their arrest warrants revoked without fear of …
Thu., June 9, 2016, 2:55 p.m.
A man found dead near the Spokane River in Coeur d’Alene apparently died from a bicycle crash, police said Thursday. Ronald Scott Winkler, 74, of Coeur d’Alene, was found dead …
Thu., June 9, 2016, 8:12 a.m.
A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by a semi truck early Thursday in downtown Spokane, the Spokane Police Department said.
Wed., June 8, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
A 7-year-old girl was still hospitalized in critical condition Wednesday morning, a full day after she was struck by an SUV while crossing a street in Mead, an official said.
Tue., June 7, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene Police are investigating a body found on the banks of the Spokane River near the Highway 95 bridge around noon Tuesday.
Tue., June 7, 2016, 5:16 p.m.
A thief caught in the act last week by Sheriff’s deputies has been released from jail without bond, which has investigators feeling frustrated.
Tue., June 7, 2016, 3:58 p.m.
Emergency responders are going to practice their skills in a mock airplane crash on Thursday at Spokane International Airport
Tue., June 7, 2016, 3:56 p.m.
A bicyclist carrying a container of methamphetamine ditched his bike and led a Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy on a foot chase Saturday night in Spokane Valley.
Tue., June 7, 2016, 3:54 p.m.
Police believe a man they arrested May 25 is responsible for a long list of vehicle prowls that took place last month in Spokane and Spokane Valley.
Tue., June 7, 2016, 10:10 a.m.
Former Spokane Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick has landed a job in Chicago leading police reform, the Chicago Tribue reported this morning. Kirkpatrick was named a finalist for Chicago police chief …
Mon., June 6, 2016, 8:08 p.m.
Two men – one in his 70s, the other in his 80s – walked along several miles of shoreline while pulling the boat, but they eventually became too exhausted and …
Mon., June 6, 2016, 6:20 p.m.
A man will spend more than four years in prison for striking and killing a great-grandmother with an SUV last summer.
Sun., June 5, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
A man found hanging Saturday night from the Thor Street overpass on Interstate 90 was taken into protective custody. Traffic on the freeway was stopped in both directions while Spokane …
Sun., June 5, 2016, 2:54 p.m.
Tim Remington walked briskly into The Altar Church on Sunday morning, his right arm in a sling and his left hand clutching his Bible. He didn’t pause to look at …